Already one of our flagship events, the 2019 OD Conference is set to be our best one yet! We have confirmed speakers from certified Top Employer organisations as well as OD experts and consultants!
Here are some highlights of what you can expect at the 2019 conference:
26 February 2019 | WORKSHOP:
Full day workshop: Designing fit-for-purpose organisations for the emerging new world
Prof Theo Veldsman, Work Psychologist, Strategic People Effectiveness Advisor Former Professor and HOD, Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, College of Economics and Business, University of Johannesburg. Currently Visiting Professor at same department, Extra-ordinary Professor, University of Stellenbosch Business School
27-28 February 2019 | CONFERENCE:
Next Gen OD: How OD must adapt to the tsunami of workplace change
Mechell Chetty, Vice: President HR, Unilever Africa
Moving to agile: Why, what, how?
Vanessa Martens, Managing Director, EOH Agile
Scaling the organisation (UCOOK case study)
James Middleton, Strategy and Operations, UCOOK
The bottom line on ROI: How to measure impact and ROI in OD and performance improvement
Desiree Reddy, Organisation Design Manager, Exxaro
Applying natural systems to Organisational Design
Dr Deon Cloete, Senior Researcher & Lecturer: Centre for Complex Systems in Transition, School of Public Leadership, Stellenbosch University
Leadership, ethics and complexity
Derick de Jongh, Director, Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership, University of Pretoria
Our fear of freedom: Implications for corporate leaders and consultants
Dr Jean Cooper, Research Associate, Gordon Institute for Business Science, Founder: The Institute for Leadership and Transformation (TILT)
Culture transformation: Using culture measurement and surveys to drive sustainable change (Investec Case Study)
Dr Henk Struwig, Head: OD, Investec
Case study: Creating positive change without authority: how to influence your organisation to get things done (ABSA Case Study)
Florence Chikowore, Head: Change Management, ABSA Group
Putting data at the heart of organisational design and decision making
Ronnie Toerien, HCM Sales Development & Strategy Leader, Africa, Oracle
The business case for OD
Sam Shrosbree, Head: OD, Nedbank
27-28 February 2019 | MASTERCLASSES:
The conference will also take a deep dive on OD interventions through highly-interactive simulations led by specialists from the OD discipline. You have a choice of attending the following masterclasses on 27 and 28 February which will run concurrently with the above topics on the programme.
Design Thinking | MASTERCLASS
Frederick Kruger, Director, SuperUltra
Appreciative Enquiry | MASTERCLASS
Prof Freddie Crous, Acting Head: Department of Industrial Psychology and People Management, Johannesburg Business School, University of Johannesburg
Improvisation Theatre | MASTERCLASS
Dr Petro Janse Van Vuuren Applied Performance Researcher and PhD programme co-ordinator: Drama for Life, University of Witwatersrand
World Café | MASTERCLASS
Janko Kotze, Director and Organisational Psychologist, Human Interest
We look forward to hearing from you regarding your attendance.
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